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Microsoft Office 2007
Excel Chapter 1
Creating a Worksheet and
an Embedded Chart
Objectives
•    Start and quit Excel
•    Describe the Excel worksheet
•    Enter text and numbers
•    Use the Sum button...
Objectives
•    Save a workbook
•    Format cells in a worksheet
•    Create a 3-D Clustered Column chart
•    Change docu...
Objectives
• Print a worksheet
• Open a workbook
• Use the AutoCalculate area to determine
  statistics
• Correct errors o...
Plan Ahead
• Select titles and subtitles for the worksheet
• Determine the contents for rows and columns
• Determine the c...
Starting Excel
• Click the Start button on the Windows taskbar to display the
  Start menu
• Point to All Programs on the ...
Starting Excel




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Entering the Worksheet Titles
• Click cell A1 to make cell A1 the active cell
• Type Walk and Rock Music in cell A1, and
 ...
Entering the Worksheet Titles




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Entering Column Titles
• Click cell B3 to make cell B3 the active cell
• Type Northeast in cell B3
• Press the RIGHT ARROW...
Entering Column Titles




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Entering Row Titles
• Click cell A4 to select it
• Type Video and then press the DOWN ARROW
  key to enter the row title a...
Entering Row Titles




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Entering Numbers
• Click cell B4
• Type 66145.15 and then press the RIGHT ARROW
  key to enter the data in cell B4 and mak...
Entering Numbers




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Summing a Column of Numbers
• Click cell B9 to make it the active cell and then point
  to the SUM button on the Ribbon
• ...
Summing a Column of Numbers




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Copying a Cell to Adjacent Cells in a Row
• With cell B9 active, point to the fill handle
• Drag the fill handle to select...
Copying a Cell to Adjacent Cells in a Row




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Determining Multiple Totals
at the Same Time
• Click cell G4 to make it the active cell
• With the mouse pointer in cell G...
Determining Multiple Totals
at the Same Time




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Saving a Workbook
• With a USB flash drive connected to one of the computer’s
  USB ports, click the Save button on the Qu...
Saving a Workbook




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Changing a Cell Style
• Click cell A1 to make cell A1 the active cell
• Click the Cell Styles button on the Ribbon to
  di...
Changing a Cell Style




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Changing the Font Type
• Click cell A2 to make cell A2 the active cell
• Click the Font box arrow on the Ribbon to display...
Changing the Font Type




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Bolding a Cell
• With cell A2 active, click the Bold button on the
  Ribbon to change the font style of the worksheet
  su...
Increasing the Font Size of a Cell Entry
• With cell A2 selected, click the Font Size box
  arrow on the Ribbon to display...
Increasing the Font Size of a Cell Entry




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Changing the Font Color of a Cell Entry
• With cell A2 selected, click the Font Color button
  arrow on the Ribbon to disp...
Changing the Font Color of a Cell Entry




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Centering Cell Entries across Columns
by Merging Cells
• Select cell A1 and then drag to cell G1 to
  highlight the range ...
Centering Cell Entries across Columns
by Merging Cells




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Formatting Column Titles
and the Total Row
• Click cell A3 and then drag the mouse pointer to cell
  G3 to select the rang...
Formatting Column Titles
and the Total Row
• Click cell A9 and then drag the mouse pointer to
  cell G9 to select the rang...
Formatting Column Titles
and the Total Row




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Formatting Numbers in the Worksheet
• Select cell B4 and drag the mouse pointer to cell
  G4 to select the range B4:G4
• P...
Formatting Numbers in the Worksheet
• Click the Comma Style button on the Ribbon to
  apply the Comma Style to the range B...
Formatting Numbers in the Worksheet




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Adjusting Column Width
• Point to the boundary on the right side of the
  column A heading above row 1 to change the
  mou...
Adjusting Column Width




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Using the Name Box to Select a Cell
• Click the Name box in the formula bar and then
  type a3 as the cell to select
• Pre...
Adding a 3-D Clustered Column Chart
to the Worksheet
• Click cell A3 and then drag the mouse pointer to the cell
  F8 to s...
Adding a 3-D Clustered Column Chart
to the Worksheet
• Click the top-right edge of the selection rectangle but do not rele...
Adding a 3-D Clustered Column Chart
to the Worksheet
• While continuing to hold down the mouse button,
  press the ALT key...
Adding a 3-D Clustered Column Chart
to the Worksheet




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Changing Document Properties
• Click the Office Button to display the Office Button menu
• Point to Prepare on the Office ...
Changing Document Properties




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Saving an Existing Workbook
with the Same File Name
• With your USB flash
  drive connected to one
  of the computer’s USB...
Printing a Worksheet
• Click the Office Button to display the Office
  button menu
• Point to Print on the Office Button m...
Printing a Worksheet




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Quitting Excel
• Point to the Close button on the right side of the
  Excel title bar
• Click the Close button to quit Exc...
Starting Excel
• Click the Start button on the Windows taskbar to
  display the Start menu
• Point to All Programs on the ...
Opening a Workbook from Excel
• With your USB flash drive connected to one of the
  computer’s USB ports, click the Office...
Opening a Workbook from Excel




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Using the AutoCalculate Area
to Determine a Maximum
• Select the range B6:F6 and then right-click the
  AutoCalculate area...
Using the AutoCalculate Area
to Determine a Maximum




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Searching for Excel Help
• Click the Microsoft Office Excel Help button near the
  upper-right corner of the Excel window ...
Searching for Excel Help




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Quitting Excel
• Click the Close button on the right side of the
  title bar to quit Excel
• If necessary, click the No bu...
Summary
•    Start and quit Excel
•    Describe the Excel worksheet
•    Enter text and numbers
•    Use the Sum button to...
Summary
•    Save a workbook
•    Format cells in a worksheet
•    Create a 3-D Clustered Column chart
•    Change documen...
Summary
• Print a worksheet
• Open a workbook
• Use the AutoCalculate area to determine
  statistics
• Correct errors on a...
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  1. 1. Microsoft Office 2007 Excel Chapter 1 Creating a Worksheet and an Embedded Chart
  2. 2. Objectives • Start and quit Excel • Describe the Excel worksheet • Enter text and numbers • Use the Sum button to sum a range of cells • Copy the contents of a cell to a range of cells using the fill handle Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 2
  3. 3. Objectives • Save a workbook • Format cells in a worksheet • Create a 3-D Clustered Column chart • Change document properties • Save a workbook a second time using the same file name Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 3
  4. 4. Objectives • Print a worksheet • Open a workbook • Use the AutoCalculate area to determine statistics • Correct errors on a worksheet • Use Excel Help to answer questions Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 4
  5. 5. Plan Ahead • Select titles and subtitles for the worksheet • Determine the contents for rows and columns • Determine the calculations that are needed • Determine where to save the workbook • Identify how to format various elements of the worksheet • Decide on the type of chart needed • Establish where to position and how to format the chart Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 5
  6. 6. Starting Excel • Click the Start button on the Windows taskbar to display the Start menu • Point to All Programs on the Start menu to display the All Programs submenu • Point to Microsoft Office in the All Programs submenu to display the Microsoft Office submenu • Click Microsoft Office Excel 2007 to start Excel and display a new blank workbook titled Book1 in the Excel window • If the Excel window is not maximized, click the Maximize button next to the Close button on its title bar to maximize the window • If the worksheet window in Excel is not maximized, click the Maximize button next to the Close button on its title bar to maximize the worksheet window within Excel Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 6
  7. 7. Starting Excel Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 7
  8. 8. Entering the Worksheet Titles • Click cell A1 to make cell A1 the active cell • Type Walk and Rock Music in cell A1, and then point to the Enter box in the formula bar • Click the Enter box to complete the entry and enter the worksheet title in cell A1 • Click cell A2 to select it • Type First Quarter Rock-It MP3 Sales as the cell entry • Click the Enter box to complete the entry and enter the worksheet subtitle in cell A2 Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 8
  9. 9. Entering the Worksheet Titles Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 9
  10. 10. Entering Column Titles • Click cell B3 to make cell B3 the active cell • Type Northeast in cell B3 • Press the RIGHT ARROW key to enter the column title, Northeast, in cell B3 and make cell C3 the active cell • Repeat Steps 2 and 3 to enter the remaining column titles in row 3; that is, enter Southeast in cell C3, Midwest in cell D3, South in cell E3, West in cell F3, and Total in cell G3 (complete the last entry in cell G3 by clicking the Enter box in the formula bar) Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 10
  11. 11. Entering Column Titles Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 11
  12. 12. Entering Row Titles • Click cell A4 to select it • Type Video and then press the DOWN ARROW key to enter the row title and make cell A5 the active cell • Repeat Step 1 to enter the remaining row titles in column A; that is, enter Mini in cell A5, Micro in cell A6, Flash in cell A7, Accessories in cell A8, and Total in cell A9 Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 12
  13. 13. Entering Row Titles Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 13
  14. 14. Entering Numbers • Click cell B4 • Type 66145.15 and then press the RIGHT ARROW key to enter the data in cell B4 and make cell C4 the active cell • Enter 79677.1 in cell C4, 34657.66 in cell D4, 52517.2 in cell E4, and 99455.49 in cell F4 • Click cell B5 • Enter the remaining first quarter sales numbers provided in Table 1–1 on page EX 23 for each of the four remaining offerings in rows 5, 6, 7, and 8 to display the quarterly sales in the worksheet Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 14
  15. 15. Entering Numbers Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 15
  16. 16. Summing a Column of Numbers • Click cell B9 to make it the active cell and then point to the SUM button on the Ribbon • Click the Sum button on the Ribbon to display =SUM(B4:B8) in the formula bar and in the active cell B9 • Click the Enter box in the formula bar to enter the sum of the first quarter sales for the five product types for the Northeast region in cell B9 • Select cell B9 to display the SUM function assigned to cell B9 in the formula bar Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 16
  17. 17. Summing a Column of Numbers Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 17
  18. 18. Copying a Cell to Adjacent Cells in a Row • With cell B9 active, point to the fill handle • Drag the fill handle to select the destination area, range C9:F9, to display a shaded border around the destination area, range C9:F9, and the source area, cell B9. Do not release the mouse button • Release the mouse button to copy the SUM function in cell B9 to the range C9:F9 and calculate the sums in cells C9, D9, E9, and F9 Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 18
  19. 19. Copying a Cell to Adjacent Cells in a Row Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 19
  20. 20. Determining Multiple Totals at the Same Time • Click cell G4 to make it the active cell • With the mouse pointer in cell G4 and in the shape of a block plus sign, drag the mouse pointer down to cell G9 to highlight the range G4:G9 with a transparent view • Click the Sum button on the Ribbon to calculate and display the sums of the corresponding rows of sales in cells G4, G5, G6, G7, G8, and G9 • Select cell A10 to deselect the range G4:G9 Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 20
  21. 21. Determining Multiple Totals at the Same Time Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 21
  22. 22. Saving a Workbook • With a USB flash drive connected to one of the computer’s USB ports, click the Save button on the Quick Access Toolbar to display the Save As dialog box • Type Walk and Rock Music 1st Quarter Sales in the File name text box to change the file name. Do not press the ENTER key after typing the file name • Click the Save in box arrow to display a list of available drives and folders • Click UDISK 2.0 (E:) in the Save in list to select the USB flash drive, Drive E in this case, as the new save location • Click the Save button in the Save As dialog box to save the workbook on the USB flash drive with the file name, Walk and Rock Music 1st Quarter Sales Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 22
  23. 23. Saving a Workbook Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 23
  24. 24. Changing a Cell Style • Click cell A1 to make cell A1 the active cell • Click the Cell Styles button on the Ribbon to display the Cell Styles gallery • Point to the Title cell style in the Titles and Headings area of the Cell Styles gallery to see a live preview of the cell style in cell A1 • Click the Title cell style to apply the cell style to cell A1 Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 24
  25. 25. Changing a Cell Style Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 25
  26. 26. Changing the Font Type • Click cell A2 to make cell A2 the active cell • Click the Font box arrow on the Ribbon to display the Font gallery • Point to Cambria in the Theme Fonts area of the Font gallery to see a live preview of the Cambria font in cell A2 • Click Cambria in the Theme Fonts area to change the font type of the worksheet subtitle in cell A2 from Calibri to Cambria Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 26
  27. 27. Changing the Font Type Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 27
  28. 28. Bolding a Cell • With cell A2 active, click the Bold button on the Ribbon to change the font style of the worksheet subtitle to bold Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 28
  29. 29. Increasing the Font Size of a Cell Entry • With cell A2 selected, click the Font Size box arrow on the Ribbon to display the Font Size list • Point to 14 in the Font Size list to see a live preview of cell A2 with a font size of 14 • Click 14 in the Font Size list to change the font in cell A2 from 11 point to 14 point Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 29
  30. 30. Increasing the Font Size of a Cell Entry Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 30
  31. 31. Changing the Font Color of a Cell Entry • With cell A2 selected, click the Font Color button arrow on the Ribbon to display the Font Color palette • Point to Dark Blue, Text 2 (dark blue color in column 4, row 1) in the Theme Colors area of the Font Color palette to see a live preview of the font color in cell A2 • Click Dark Blue, Text 2 (column 4, row 1) on the Font Color palette to change the font of the worksheet subtitle in cell A2 from black to dark blue Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 31
  32. 32. Changing the Font Color of a Cell Entry Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 32
  33. 33. Centering Cell Entries across Columns by Merging Cells • Select cell A1 and then drag to cell G1 to highlight the range A1:G1 • Click the Merge and Center button on the Ribbon to merge cells A1 through G1 and center the contents of cell A1 across columns A through G • Repeat the first two steps to merge and center the worksheet subtitle across cells A2 through G2 Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 33
  34. 34. Centering Cell Entries across Columns by Merging Cells Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 34
  35. 35. Formatting Column Titles and the Total Row • Click cell A3 and then drag the mouse pointer to cell G3 to select the range A3:G3 • Point to the Cell Styles button on the Ribbon • Click the Cell Styles button to display the Cell Styles gallery • Point to the Heading 3 cell style in the Titles and Headings area of the Cell Styles gallery to see a live preview of the cell style in the range A3:G3 • Click the Heading 3 cell style to apply the cell style to the range A3:G3 Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 35
  36. 36. Formatting Column Titles and the Total Row • Click cell A9 and then drag the mouse pointer to cell G9 to select the range A9:G9 • Point to the Cell Styles button on the Ribbon • Click the Cell Styles button on the Ribbon to display the Cell Styles gallery and then click the Total cell style in the Titles and Headings area to apply the Total cell style to the cells in the range A9:G9 • Click cell A11 to select the cell Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 36
  37. 37. Formatting Column Titles and the Total Row Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 37
  38. 38. Formatting Numbers in the Worksheet • Select cell B4 and drag the mouse pointer to cell G4 to select the range B4:G4 • Point to the Accounting Number Format button on the Ribbon to display the Enhanced ScreenTip • Click the Accounting Number Format button on the Ribbon to apply the Accounting Number Format to the cells in the range B4:G4 • Select the range B5:G8 Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 38
  39. 39. Formatting Numbers in the Worksheet • Click the Comma Style button on the Ribbon to apply the Comma Style to the range B5:G8 • Select the range B9:G9 • Click the Accounting Number Format button on the Ribbon to apply the Accounting Number Format to the cells in the range B9:G9 • Select cell A11 Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 39
  40. 40. Formatting Numbers in the Worksheet Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 40
  41. 41. Adjusting Column Width • Point to the boundary on the right side of the column A heading above row 1 to change the mouse pointer to a split double arrow • Double-click on the boundary to adjust the width of column A to the width of the largest item in the column Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 41
  42. 42. Adjusting Column Width Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 42
  43. 43. Using the Name Box to Select a Cell • Click the Name box in the formula bar and then type a3 as the cell to select • Press the ENTER key to change the active cell from A11 to cell A3 Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 43
  44. 44. Adding a 3-D Clustered Column Chart to the Worksheet • Click cell A3 and then drag the mouse pointer to the cell F8 to select the range A3:F8 • Click the Insert tab to make the Insert tab the active tab • Click the Column button on the Ribbon to display the Column gallery • Point to the 3-D Clustered Column chart type in the 3-D Column area of the Column gallery • Click the 3-D Clustered Column chart type in the 3-D Column area of the Column gallery to add a 3-D Clustered Column chart to the middle of the worksheet in a selection rectangle Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 44
  45. 45. Adding a 3-D Clustered Column Chart to the Worksheet • Click the top-right edge of the selection rectangle but do not release the mouse to grab the chart and change the mouse pointer to a cross hair with four arrowheads • Continue holding down the left mouse button while dragging the chart down and to the left to position the upper-left corner of the dotted line rectangle over the upper-left corner of cell A11. Release the mouse button to complete the move of the chart • Click the middle sizing handle on the right edge of the chart and do not release the mouse button • While continuing to hold down the mouse button, press the ALT key and drag the right edge of the chart to the right edge of column G and then release the mouse button to resize the chart • Point to the middle sizing handle on the bottom edge of the selection rectangle and do not release the mouse button Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 45
  46. 46. Adding a 3-D Clustered Column Chart to the Worksheet • While continuing to hold down the mouse button, press the ALT key and drag the bottom edge of the chart up to the bottom edge of row 22 and then release the mouse button to resize the chart • Click the More button in the Chart Styles gallery to expand the gallery and point to Style 2 in the gallery (column 2, row 1) • Click Style 2 in the Chart Styles gallery to apply the chart style Style 2 to the chart • Click cell I9 to deselect the chart and complete the worksheet Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 46
  47. 47. Adding a 3-D Clustered Column Chart to the Worksheet Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 47
  48. 48. Changing Document Properties • Click the Office Button to display the Office Button menu • Point to Prepare on the Office Button menu to display the Prepare submenu • Click Properties on the Prepare submenu to display the Document Information Panel • Click the Author text box and then type your name as the Author property. If a name already is displayed in the Author text box, delete it before typing your name • Click the Subject text box, if necessary delete any existing text, and then type your course and section as the Subject property • Click the Keywords text box, if necessary delete any existing text, and then type First Quarter Rock-It MP3 Sales • Click the Close the Document Information Panel button so that the Document Information Panel no longer is displayed Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 48
  49. 49. Changing Document Properties Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 49
  50. 50. Saving an Existing Workbook with the Same File Name • With your USB flash drive connected to one of the computer’s USB ports, click the Save button on the Quick Access Toolbar to overwrite the previous Walk and Rock Music 1st Quarter Sales file on the USB flash drive Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 50
  51. 51. Printing a Worksheet • Click the Office Button to display the Office button menu • Point to Print on the Office Button menu to display the Print submenu • Click Quick Print on the Print submenu to print the document Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 51
  52. 52. Printing a Worksheet Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 52
  53. 53. Quitting Excel • Point to the Close button on the right side of the Excel title bar • Click the Close button to quit Excel Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 53
  54. 54. Starting Excel • Click the Start button on the Windows taskbar to display the Start menu • Point to All Programs on the Start menu to display the All Programs submenu and then point to Microsoft Office in the All Programs submenu to display the Microsoft Office submenu • Click Microsoft Office Excel 2007 on the Microsoft Office submenu to start Excel and display a new blank worksheet in the Excel window • If the Excel window is not maximized, click the Maximize button on its title bar to maximize the window Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 54
  55. 55. Opening a Workbook from Excel • With your USB flash drive connected to one of the computer’s USB ports, click the Office Button to display the Office Button menu • Click Open on the Office Button menu to display the Open dialog box • If necessary, click the Look in box arrow and then click UDISK 2.0 (E:) to select the USB flash drive, Drive E in this case, in the Look in list as the new open location • Click Walk and Rock Music 1st Quarter Sales to select the file name • Click the Open button to open the selected file and display the worksheet in the Excel window Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 55
  56. 56. Opening a Workbook from Excel Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 56
  57. 57. Using the AutoCalculate Area to Determine a Maximum • Select the range B6:F6 and then right-click the AutoCalculate area on the status bar to display the Status Bar Configuration shortcut menu • Click Maximum on the shortcut menu to display the Maximum value in the range B6:F6 in the AutoCalculate area of the status bar • Click anywhere on the worksheet to cause the shortcut menu to disappear • Right-click the AutoCalculate area and then click Maximum on the shortcut menu to cause the Maximum value to no longer appear in the AutoCalculate area Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 57
  58. 58. Using the AutoCalculate Area to Determine a Maximum Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 58
  59. 59. Searching for Excel Help • Click the Microsoft Office Excel Help button near the upper-right corner of the Excel window to open the Excel Help window • Type format a chart in the Type words to search for text box at the top of the Excel Help window • Press the ENTER key to display the search results • Click the Maximize button on the Excel Help window title bar to maximize the Help window • Click the Format chart elements link to display information regarding formatting chart elements • Click the Close button on the Excel Help window title bar to close the Excel Help window and make Excel active Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 59
  60. 60. Searching for Excel Help Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 60
  61. 61. Quitting Excel • Click the Close button on the right side of the title bar to quit Excel • If necessary, click the No button in the Microsoft Office Excel dialog box so that any changes you have made are not saved Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 61
  62. 62. Summary • Start and quit Excel • Describe the Excel worksheet • Enter text and numbers • Use the Sum button to sum a range of cells • Copy the contents of a cell to a range of cells using the fill handle Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 62
  63. 63. Summary • Save a workbook • Format cells in a worksheet • Create a 3-D Clustered Column chart • Change document properties • Save a workbook a second time using the same file name Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 63
  64. 64. Summary • Print a worksheet • Open a workbook • Use the AutoCalculate area to determine statistics • Correct errors on a worksheet • Use Excel Help to answer questions Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques 64
  65. 65. Microsoft Office 2007 Excel Chapter 1 Complete
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